Psychological Science Agenda
A publication of the Science Directorate
April 2004 |Vol. 18, No. 4
SCIENCE BRIEFSDorthy K. Hatsukami and Mitch Zeller
Some tobacco companies, in an effort to keep smokers using tobacco products, now offer a new generation of tobacco-based products that claim to reduce exposure and harm from the toxins in tobacco.
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR'S COLUMN
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